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Monday, July 30, 2012

It has been a bit of a wet weekend up here on Steep Hill Farm. We closed around 4:00 P.M. both Saturday and Sunday because of rain and it was moist most of Sunday while picking.  But blueberry pickers are resilient and a lot of blueberries still left the field. Monday and Tuesday look like […]

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July 29 Update 4:40 P.M.

We are shutting down after a day of off-again-on-again showers and rain. The field is saturated and picking now just does damage to the bushes and is not a good experience! Hopefully you got your berries early! Hopefully tomorrow will be a better day weather-wise!

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Sunday July 29, 2012

We will be open today from 8AM to 7 PM weather permitting .  If we have a huge downpour we will close for the day, so please call before  you  head out to the farm as we do not pick when the field is extremely wet. We will  update the blog throughout the day  if […]

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Saturday,July 28, Update

It’s 4:00 P.M. and we just had a downpour. It is still raining, so the field is drenched. We have shut the fields for the day! We will open tomorrow morning at 8:00 A.M, weather permitting! Brenda and George

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Saturday July 28, 2012

Looks like another great day to visit the farm  to  get a few quick  quarts of  berries for the weekend. The  picking is great and the  berries couldn’t get much better.  As  usual we  will be open  from  8 AM to 7 PM. See you  in the patch George and Brenda Joseph

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Friday, July 27, 2012

So here we are at the last weekend in July!  Can you believe it?  (I include Fridays in weekends!) The weather forecast calls for a chance of showers or thunderstorms.  Unless it is a downpour for a long time, we will be open from 8 A.M. to 7 P.M.   Call before you come to […]

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Thursday, July 26, 2012

We will be closed today, because of a family commitment. We will re-open Friday morning, weather permitting, and pick through the weekend. There are still lots of ripe juicy berries in the field and they need to be picked for your freezer, or put into pies or jam! Hope to see you soon! George and […]

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Tuesday, July 24, 2012

We will be CLOSED TODAY because of the predicted showers and also because we need to have a little R&R!! We will be open on Wednesday and the weather is predicted to be sunny and mild. It should be a good day to pick. We also will be CLOSED THURSDAY , due to family commitments. […]

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Monday July 22, 2012

  Blueberries, Blueberries, Blueberries… they are everywhere. With the early warm  weather the berries are ripening early and  picking season is in full swing , so  come on out and get  some  fresh fruit for the week ahead. We are still picking Patriots and Northland berries and we are just about ready to start to […]

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Sunday July 22, 2012 Sunday July 22, 2012

Another beautiful day at the farm and Sunday looks like a carbon  copy of  Saturday. The  picking  is great. Take a break from your  usual routine and head out to the farm to pick some blueberries and treat the family to  a fresh blueberry pie. I can assure  you that they  won’t be  disappointed. We […]

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